Luxury Design, Past & Present
"Tuaregs in the desert", by Léon Carré (1878-1942).
Oil painting on canvas signed and dated "1921" at the bottom right (the date is hidden under the frame).
A famous poster was printed based on this painting (see picture) for the Compagnie Générale Transatlantique.
Léon Carré is a French painter who lived in North Africa and is one of the most famous and sought after Orientalist painter and illustrator of the 1910s and 1920s
Dimensions (without frame): H 91 cm, L 72 cm